Greenwood, John

Greenwood, John,

1727–92, American artist, b. Boston, Mass. An engraver and painter, Greenwood executed some of the first genregenre
, in art-history terminology, a type of painting dealing with unidealized scenes and subjects of everyday life. Although practiced in ancient art, as shown by Pompeiian frescoes, and in the Middle Ages, genre was not recognized as worthy and independent subject matter
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 paintings in America. He is also noted for his satirical works peopled with small, energetic figures reminiscent of Hogarth's.
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The welcome and notices were read by Marjorie Upson, then the story of the founding of the church continuing to present time was brought by Mr Braithwaite, Trevor Wilson, Doreen Barlow, Pam Smith, Linda Greenwood, John Sykes, Christine Allcock, concluding with Raymond Williams, who read a passage for those married at the church.
com)-- Hollywood Watch[TM] with Julie Moran boldly goes to the red carpet at the Premier of the Star Trek into Darkness movie to shine the spotlight on three of the movies' earthly bright stars - Bruce Greenwood, John Cho, and one of the hottest directors in Hollywood, J.
The 15 accused are Graham Mouncher, Richard Powell, Thomas Page, Michael Daniels, John Gillard, Paul Jennings, Paul Stephen, Peter Greenwood, John Seaford, Wayne Pugh, John Murray, Rachel O'Brien, Stephen Hicks, Violet Perriam and Ian Massey.
THE 13 summonsed with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice are: PC John Howard Murray, Det Sgt Paul Stephen, Det Con Paul Jennings, Wayne Pugh (now a civilian police worker) and former officers Graham Mouncher, Richard Powell, Thomas Page, Michael Daniels, John Brian Gillard, Peter Greenwood, John Seaford, Rachel O'Brien and Stephen Hicks.
Tom Hemingway scored a try and kicked four goals while Miles Greenwood, John Davies and Johnny Campbell also went over for the Bulldogs.
Police Constable John Howard Murray, Detective Sergeant Paul Stephen, Detective Constable Paul Jennings, Wayne Pugh, Graham Mouncher, Richard Powell, Thomas Page, Michael Daniels, John Brian Gillard, Peter Greenwood, John Seaford, Rachel O'Brien and Stephen Hicks are summonsed with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice contrary to Section 1(1) and Section 1(3) of the Criminal LawAct 1977.
Like Ron Greenwood, John did so much to build the footballing beliefs and values that this club is built on.
the pennine pals Ready for action (from left) Mike France, Pat France, Dave Greenwood, John Halstead and Peter Blackburn and, right, meeting other walkers and talking over the border fence between England and Scotland